Edmund Optics® (EO) is a leading global manufacturer and distributor of precision optics, optical assemblies and imaging components with headquarters in the USA and manufacturing facilities in the US, Asia and Europe. With a portfolio of more than 30.200 products, EO has the world’s largest inventory of optical components.
Edmund Optics has introduced additional coatings and sizes for its Techspec Nd:YAG Laser Line Mirrors
Nineteen new trainees have begun their professional life this year with the Berliner Glas Group in Berlin, Germany and Heerbrugg, Switzerland. The focus is on training precision opticians.
Holo/OR has developed a diffractive optical element (DOE) that significantly accelerates the laser brazing process for hot-dip galvanised metal sheets
Raylase' new Superscan IV-15 Wafer two-axis deflection unit can be used for challenging industrial applications
ULO Optics has launched its new, competitively-priced FT-CL Collimator as the latest addition to its comprehensive FIBER Tools 1µm beam delivery range
Amada has released two advanced technologies to increase the quality of fibre laser cutting: Silky Cut Fibre and Gas Mixer
Holo/OR, industrial partner of Laser Components, has developed a diffractive optical element (DOE) that significantly accelerates the laser brazing process for hot-dip galvanised metal sheets
Technological advancements at Laser Components’ partner Holo/OR have made possible a single polychromatic element which converts a Gaussian beam to a collimated top-hat
II‐VI announced the introduction of its freeform beam shaping laser optics for fibre and direct diode laser applications
Matthew Dale explores some of the latest technology for manipulating and measuring the beam, including a multi-spot optical module for laser brazing and a contactless beam analysis device
Moving to very high power lasers for welding metals, like aluminium in car production, has some big benefits, as Greg Blackman finds out